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Fort William Activities: A Guide to Via Ferratas

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The spring months are approaching and we cannot wait to get back out into the Scottish countryside. The rain may be disappearing but it’s time to get wet and wild with our guide to Via Ferrata.

You will be spoiled for choice when it comes to outdoor activity in Fort William and Via Ferrata should be at the top of your list. Outdoor activity specialists Vertical Descents give us an insight into the exciting sport.

The Beginner’s Guide to Parkour


Parkour is the outdoor craze that exercise fans across the UK are trying out. It can be described as natural, effective form movement which can help you overcome any obstacle.

Many avoid parkour due to the belief that flips, tricks, and hard-core acrobatics are necessary, however, they are not. Some advanced parkour participants will use this movement, however, for beginners, they are not always necessary. 

How To Get Fit Outdoors: Beginners Guide

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Looking for a fresh start this new year? Studies have shown that exercise releases endorphins into the body, which reduce the feeling of pain and stress.

If you are looking for an affordable exercise plan which can be completed outdoors follow the steps below. This exercise plan is perfect for beginners and will get your whole body moving.

Top 5 Outdoor Exercises and Recreational Activities


Whether you enjoy hiking through the Scottish countryside or swimming in some of the world’s finest lochs, the outdoor sport has boosted in popularity in recent years.

Millennials are keen to hit the open road and make the most of the land that is available to them. If you enjoy mixing the outdoors and sports together then there are a number of exercises that can improve your fitness level.